Ian Ayres is an econometrician and lawyer. He is this William K. Townsend Professor at Yale Law School, a professor at Yale's School of Management, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is a regular commentator on public radio's Marketplace and a columnist for Forbes magazine; his op-eds have appeared in the New York Times. He is currently the editor of the Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization and has written eight books and more than a hundred articles.
SUPER CRUNCHERS: Why Thinking-by-Numbers Is the New Way to Be Smart (Bantam Books, 2007)